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Love, friendship and respect do not unite people as much as a common hatred for something.

Anton Chekhov

I am two fools, I know, for loving, and for saying so in whining poetry.

John Donne

Water, air, and cleanness are the chief articles in my pharmacy.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Nothing has been purchased more dearly than the little bit of reason and sense of freedom which now constitutes our pride.

Friedrich Nietzsche

You have to have an idea of what you are going to do, but it should be a vague idea.

Pablo Picasso

What a mother sings to the cradle goes all the way down to the coffin.

Henry Ward Beecher

Act quickly, think slowly.

Greek proverbs and sayings

Logic is in the eye of the logician.

Gloria Steinem

If I'm a star, then the people made me a star.

Marilyn Monroe

Love never dies a natural death. It dies because we don't know how to replenish it's source. It dies of blindness and errors and betrayals. It dies of illness and wounds; it dies of weariness, of witherings, of tarnishings.

Anais Nin

Everyone is born sincere and die deceivers.

Vauvenargues, Marquis de

We can't solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them.

Albert Einstein

Lawyers are men who hire out their words and anger.


I think the popular music has gone truly weird. It's either cutesy-wutesy or it's hard, nasty stuff. It's good that this has life again with the youth.

George Harrison

Not being known doesn't stop the truth from being true.

Richard Bach

I don't believe people are looking for the meaning of life as much as they are looking for the experience of being alive.

Joseph Campbell

Reverence for life affords me my fundamental principle of morality.

Albert Schweitzer

God moves in a mysterious way, His wonders to perform. He plants his footsteps in the sea, and rides upon the storm.

William Cowper

People's dreams are made out of what they do all day. The same way a dog that runs after rabbits will dream of rabbits. It's what you do that makes your soul, not the other way around.

Barbara Kingsolver

Each player must accept the cards life deals him or her: but once they are in hand, he or she alone must decide how to play the cards in order to win the game.


He who opens a school door, closes a prison.

Victor Hugo

Confidence... thrives on honesty, on honor, on the sacredness of obligations, on faithful protection and on unselfish performance. Without them it cannot live.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

It is the nature of truth in general, as of some ores in particular, to be richest when most superficial.

Edgar Allan Poe

An artist must never be a prisoner. Prisoner? An artist should never be a prisoner of himself, prisoner of style, prisoner of reputation, prisoner of success, etc.

Henri Matisse

The highest form of vanity is love of fame.

George Santayana
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